For release: March 1, 2010
For press information, contact Gabrielle Maxey, 901/678-2843
The University of Memphis will host a Graduate and Professional School Recruitment
Fair Tuesday, March 16, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Rose Theatre. The fair will feature
information about the U of M’s 23 doctoral degrees, 55 master’s degrees, 16 graduate
certificates, the Education Specialist degree, and the juris doctor degree from the
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
Prospective graduate students will have the opportunity to meet graduate faculty,
graduate advisers, and current graduate students. Information about graduate assistantships,
scholarships, fellowships, and other sources of financial aid also will be available.
Applications for admission to the U of M Graduate School can be completed and submitted
on-site, if desired.
The event is free and open to the public. U of M President Shirley Raines and Provost
Ralph Faudree will be on hand to greet participants and present door prizes.
More information about the fair is available by phone at 901-678-4212 or online at
More information about the U of M Graduate School is available online at http://academics.memphis.edu/gradschool
The Rose Theatre is located east of the Student Plaza and the main Administration
Building. Convenient parking is available in the Zach Curlin garage or in the Southern
Avenue parking lot.